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Four Tips for Effective Grassroots Programs

By: Eric Thorn, Esq.

From time to time your association may be faced with the need to advocate for or against specific language in a piece of legislation and your members may be called upon to meet with legislators for that purpose.  The following are some tips that we share with our clients’ members to help them be effective advocates: Continue reading Four Tips for Effective Grassroots Programs

The “Not-So” Secret Society of the Legislative Process

By: Kim Barclay

Through my own past experience when I was once, “thrown to the wolves” so –to-speak, I learned very quickly that the state (in my case, Florida) legislative process is not a secret society where you have to whisper the secret password and have the decoder ring to get in. Continue reading The “Not-So” Secret Society of the Legislative Process